University of the Incarnate Word April 8th 2018 Since our Easter break finished on Tues April 3, last week was very brief. Our input focused on Ecumenism and Inter-religious dialogue (Scott Woodward) and we continued our regular Faith Sharing. During the weekend, just when we were getting used to spring, winter suddenly returned and with it low temperatures and chilly winds. Fortunately it was short-lived as, by Sunday afternoon, a warmish sun ... read more
North America » United States » Texas » San Antonio Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
After 23 years of fulfilling ministry at Australian Catholic University, the leader of my Congregation, Sisters of Charity of Australia, invited me to undertake a Sabbatical program. I was delighted and, after considerable research, I found one that seemed to tick all the boxes.
This four month program, Ministry to Ministers, is offered by the Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas. According to their website, the program encompasses ‘key aspects of Biblical sabbath- ceasing, resting, embracing and feasting- to facilitate the personal, spiritual theological and pastoral renewal o... full info